Family Travel Ideas

World Wandering Kiwi tips for family travel and ideas for travel with kids. Inspiration for holidays and vacations with children. Real holidays not resorts! Family travel ideas that have been tested by the Wandering Kiwi family.

Suleiyman Mosque, Istanbul
City Break Travel Ideas, Family Travel Ideas, Turkey, Unesco World Heritage Sites

Turkey: Wandering through Istanbul with a toddler

Within half an hour of arriving in Istanbul Wandering Kiwi Jr was being called princess and offered the hand of the waiter’s brother’s son in marriage. Indeed she was the key to getting to the heart of this ancient city, one of the many benefits of travel with children. She loved […]

Belgian Beer Weekend tasting
Beer tasting Travel Ideas, Belgium, Brussels, City Break Travel Ideas, Europe, Family Travel Ideas, Foodie Travel Ideas, Unesco World Heritage Sites

Belgium: The great Brussels beer weekend

This is a tale of marvellous beer and dubious parenting. The great Belgian Beer Weekend, held every September, is the optimum event to discover that Belgium makes the best beer in the world. It’s a fact and I won’t accept any arguments about this. Mr Wandering Kiwi would never forgive […]

Florence creek, Litchfield National Park, Australia
Adventure Travel Ideas, Australia, Family Travel Ideas, Northern Territory

Swimming in Litchfield National Park, NT Australia

Litchfield National Park is often talked about like an also-ran after the massive neighbouring Kakadu National Park but Litchfield deserves credit for being an experience in itself. In fact it is the most popular playground of people in Australia’s Northern Territory. This is partly because it is close enough to Darwin to be a […]

View from Yangshuo Mountain Retreat
Adventure Travel Ideas, Australia, Austria, Belgium, City Break Travel Ideas, Family Travel Ideas, Foodie Travel Ideas, Hiking Travel Ideas, India, New Zealand, The Netherlands, Unesco World Heritage Sites, United Kingdom

Wandering Kiwi best of Travel in 2013

2013 has been a big travel year. It saw the Wandering Kiwi family relocate across the world (yet again) from Australia to the United Kingdom. A bit like coming home, except that beautiful New Zealand still hovers in the background of my consciousness. Here is a wrap up of my […]